2013 Executive Report Fourth Quarter

Feb. 3, 2014

AIA Announces Board Appointments for 2014

Arlington, Va. – The Aerospace Industries Association has appointed Michael T. Strianese, Chairman, President and CEO of L-3 Communications as Chairman of AIA’s Board of Governors for 2014.  David L. Joyce, President and CEO of GE Aviation will serve as Vice Chairman for 2014.  Marion C. Blakey has been reappointed as President and CEO and Ginette C. Colot has been reappointed as Secretary Treasurer.

AIA Supports Omnibus and Encourages Passage

Statement by Aerospace Industries Association President and CEO Marion C. Blakey commending the omnibus appropriations agreement reached by the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee.

AIA Supports New Aircraft Repair Security Regulations

Statement by Aerospace Industries Association President and CEO Marion C. Blakey supporting new aircraft repair station security rule published by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA).

AIA’s Workforce Policy Council Recommends Best Practices in Dealing with Workforce Disruptions

Author: Susan Lavrakas

Following the October 15 CEO call hosted by Marion Blakey, AIA’s Workforce Policy Council (WPC) on October 25 held a call-in session for member companies to discuss the workforce impacts of the federal government shutdown and best practices for dealing with the effects.  Practices shared with the WPC were compiled into a checklist of recommended actions for AIA members to consider in the event of another government shutdown or similar situations.  The checklist has been distributed by email to all AIA members and posted on the AIA website for future reference.